The Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) granted ISAT U the Certificate of TVET Registration on November 2, 2017 to offer a 2D Animation NC III program. It is a short TESDA course that will train learners in producing 2D animation, multimedia, and special effects for film and television.
The program covers the following units of competency: lead workplace communication, lead small teams, develop and practice communication skills, solve problems related to work activities, use mathematical concepts and techniques, use relevant technologies, apply quality standards, operates a personal computer, produce key drawings for animation, produce cleaned-up and in-between drawings, create 2D digital animation and use authoring tool to create an interactive sequence. The learners will be assessed based on the above-mentioned competencies before graduation.
The 840 hours of training will start on summer of Academic year 2017-2018 and will be open to qualified applicants. It will be handled by TESDA-accredited ISAT U faculty members, namely, Mr. Manfred Von P. Magat, Mr. Reynaldo H. Ilangos and Dr. Karlo S. Sira.